Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Best Choice Home Health Care Agency Inc.
Penalty: 
$1,800,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
October 25, 2016
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
kickbacks and bribery
Violation Description: 

Best Choice Home Health Care Agency Inc. and its owner agreed to pay $1.8 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by paying kickbacks for the referral of Medicaid-covered patients for home and community-based healthcare services.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Kansas
Facility City: 
Kansas City
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Parent company note: 
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